Little Rock Sports News

Little Rock Sports News

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  • 8 hrs ago | via NWAonline 

    Tigers bury Rockets with 3-point blitz

    Most basketball coaches teach defense first, and the coaches in the Little Rock Central Tigers' 68-41 victory over the Little Catholic Rockets at Rocket Gymnasium on Friday night are no exceptions. The only problem for Catholic Coach Todd Ezzi was that there aren't many ways to stop 25-foot three-points shots, and Central's backcourt poured them in from the start.

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  • 8 hrs ago | via NWAonline 

    Third time a breeze for Parkview girls

    Brady, a 5-9 senior guard, scored 22 points and the Lady Patriots were dominate in every phase of the game in a 60-40 clubbing of No. 8 Pulaski Academy in the 5A-Central Conference Tournament championship game in front of a packed house at Maumelle High School.

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  • Wednesday Feb 22 | via NWAonline 

    Duckworth, NLR turn away Bryant

    The senior guard made buzzer-beating shots ending the first half and the third quarter to help the Charging Wildcats earn the 7A-Central Conference's No. 1 seed with a 70-61 victory over Bryant.

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  • Wednesday Feb 22 | via NWAonline 

    Northside squeezes Cabot in second half

    Fort Smith Northside used a 42-point second half to beat Cabot 65-52 and earn a first-round bye in next week's Class 7A State Tournament. The Grizzlies outscored the Panthers 10-0 early in the fourth quarter to take the lead for good after trailing by three at halftime in 7A-Central boys action Tuesday at Kaundart Fieldhouse.

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  • Wednesday Feb 15 | via Benton Courier 

    Hornets maul Mavericks

    Losing 5 of their past 6 games, the Bryant Hornets got back on the winning track Tuesday with a 61-31 rout of the Fort Smith Southside Mavericks in Bryant at the Hornets Nest in 7A Central Conference action. Sitting at 14-3 and 3-1 in the Central at one point, the Hornets were clinched a spot in the 7A State Tournament with their victory on Tuesday.

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  • Wednesday Feb 15 | via NWAonline 

    Maumelle survive's PA's shooting barrage

    With the teams entering on opposite ends of the 6A/5A-4 Conference standings, it took three points from Maumelle's Darius Tate in the final minute to save the first-place Hornets' 61-59 victory over last-place Pulaski Academy on Tuesday night at the Hornets' gym. The Bruins led 24-23 at the half but a 16-3 run to open the second half appeared to put the No.

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  • Wednesday Feb 15 | via NWAonline 

    Central secures top-shelf victory

    Little Rock Central's Cameron Johnson is fouled by Cabot's Jared Vance while driving to the basket during the Tigers' 71-62 victory over the Panthers on Tuesday. Little Rock Central was previously 0-5 against the 7A-Central's top three teams in North Little Rock, Fort Smith Northside and Cabot.

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  • Wednesday Feb 8 | via NWAonline 

    Hall won't let LR Christian win at end

    Senior forward Antonio Smith and senior guard Maurio Goggins each scored 11 points to lead the Little Rock Hall Warriors to a 44-43 victory over the Little Rock Christian Warriors in a 6A/5A-4 matchup at Little Rock Christian on Tuesday night. Little Rock Christian pulled to 44-43 after Seth Claxton's reverse layup with 16.1 seconds left, and it got a chance to win after Hall senior forward Shaun Juniel was fouled and missed the front end of a 1-and-1 situation.

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  • Wednesday Feb 8 | via NWAonline 

    Parkview excels at catch-up

    There was little surprise on the Little Rock Parkview bench when Jacksonville jumped to a lead in their 6A/5A-4 Conference matchup Tuesday night at Parkview. The Patriots watched as the Titans jumped to a 10-2 edge and led 19-10 at the end of the first quarter.

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  • Wednesday Feb 8 | via NWAonline 

    NLR responds to Conway's bold challenge

    North Little Rock trailed entering the fourth quarter for the third consecutive game Tuesday night, and for the third consecutive game the defending Class 7A state champions found a way to win. The Lady Charging Wildcats' 70-65 victory over Conway at North Little Rock High School kept them in first place in the 7A-Central Conference.

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  • Wednesday Feb 8 | via NWAonline 

    Easter delivers for Mills

    Grehlon Easter and Darious Hall of Mills apply pressure on Benton's Jai Peters as he tries to pass the ball during the Comets' 59-49 victory over the Panthers on Tuesday. Grehlon Easter and the Mills Comets did enough to fend off the Benton Panthers, 59-49, in a 6A/5A-5 Conference game Tuesday night at the Galaxy.

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  • Wednesday Feb 8 | via NWAonline 

    Central girls stay course, outlast Northside

    If there is one thing that Little Rock Central girls basketball Coach Michael Green was not worried about heading into Tuesday night's game with Fort Smith Northside, it was his Lady Tigers' ability to bounce back from adversity. Central teetered on the brink of losing a third game in a row after two tough losses last week to 7A-Central leader North Little Rock, but the Lady Tigers dominated the second overtime to put away Fort Smith Northside 74-65 at Kaundart Fieldhouse.

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Little Rock High Schools

Arkansas School For The Blind High School (2600 W Markham Street)
Arkansas School For The Deaf High School (2400 W Markham)
Central High School (1500 Park Street)
Hall High School (6700 H Street)
J. A. Fair Systems Magnet High School (13420 David O. Dodd)